SAWT BEIRUT INTERNATIONAL

| 26 September 2022, Monday |

Their livelihood in garbage

Their profession is digging up trash… Small, skilled hands extract materials from garbage containers…

They are sorted and packed in bags to be sold at the lowest prices to small traders. From one intermediary to another, tons of iron, plastic, cardboard and glass, are gathered to fall into the hands of the powerful merchants in the authority, who reap millions of dollars, thanks to youngsters’ hands.